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Head of Christ

Artist:
Jacob Matham (Netherlandish, Haarlem 1571–1631 Haarlem)
Date:
late 16th–early 17th century
Medium:
Pen and brown ink
Dimensions:
6-7/8 x 4-3/4 in. (17.5 x 12.1 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Purchase, Anonymous Gift, in memory of Frits Markus, 1999
Accession Number:
1999.350
Not on view
Signature: At lower center, inscribed "Matham fecit 1615" in pen and brown ink

Marking: Watermark: Heawood 1242, 1244
Bubb Kuyper (Dutch)Sale Haarlem (Bubb Kuyper), February 12, 1998, no. 3018. Sale Haarlem (Bubb Kuyper), June 2, 1999, no. 2420.; sale, Bubb Kuyper (Haarlem), February 12, 1998, lot 3018; sale, Bubb Kuyper (Haarlem), June 2-3, 1999, lot 2420; Vendor: Katrin Bellinger Kunsthandel, Munich
Bubb Kuyper Auction sale of books and prints [June 2-3, 1999]. 1999, cat. no. 2420.



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